Archive for March, 2017

Life With IBS – 10 Observations

Posted in Uncategorized on March 22, 2017 by davidnm2009

As best I recall, my Irritable Bowel Syndrome started in about October/November 2015. Its advent wasn’t a binary on-off thing; rather it ramped itself up over a few weeks. At first it was just ‘every now and then’, which broadened to ‘I’m having a few bad days’, which in turn broadened to ‘why oh why do I feel awful all the time?’.
So, I reckon I’ve had it for about 18 months now, which is probably long enough to share a few observations.
(Also, one note – this post deals specifically with IBS-D. I can’t talk about IBS-C because that’s not the version I have.)

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Ninefox Gambit, by Yoon Ha Lee

Posted in Books, Reviews with tags , on March 20, 2017 by davidnm2009

I’m currently reading Ninefox Gambit, by Yoon Ha Lee.

I can’t spoil the ending, as I haven’t got there yet. But here are some thoughts…

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